Diabetes: Epidemic Of Our Time

Diabetes is not only being called a modern-day epidemic, but the disease which could bankrupt our healthcare system. With the Pittsburgh medical community at the forefront of diabetes prevention and treatment, OnQ not only examines the problems associated with Type Two Diabetes in both adults and children, but also offers advice, solutions and prevention success stories.


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Mr. Gomberg is a World War II Veteran who provides an emotional look back on his Army service and wonders “Who will put a flag on my grave?”

Original airdate: Oct 09, 2007


The exhibition is educational - but controversial. OnQ visits the Carnegie Science Center, where whole-body specimens give visitors a closer look at what's under their skin.

Original airdate: Oct 08, 2007


OnQ visits this environmental building materials store, which sells green, renewable materials for homes and offices, the goal: healthier living.

Original airdate: Oct 04, 2007


OnQ is going green - as correspondent Tonia Caruso gives you ten simple tips to make your home healthier and more environmentally friendly.

Original airdate: Oct 04, 2007


Learn about alternative ways to commute to work that are fun and can save the environment, too

Original airdate: Oct 04, 2007


OnQ's Michael Bartley reports on this five-year, $100 million dollar program which will address five critical children's health issues - nutrition, physical activity, self-esteem, grieving and bullying.

Original airdate: Jun 25, 2007


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